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Neilan Naicker
Works at Naughty Dog
Attended University of Cape Town
Lives in Santa Monica, USA
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Visual Effects
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Programming, Houdini
Employment
  • Naughty Dog
    Dynamics Artist, 2011 - present
  • BlackGinger
    Film & Commercial VFX, 2007 - 2011
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Santa Monica, USA
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Cape Town, South Africa - Butterworth, South Africa - East London, South Africa
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Introduction
South African living and working in Santa Monica. I'm big on games, film, books (especially sci-fi and fantasy), science and technology.
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I make games!
Education
  • University of Cape Town
    2006
  • Selborne College
  • University of Cape Town
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Darric

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And here it is! Fifteen minutes of Uncharted 4 gameplay! I'm so proud to be a part of this team! :D
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Getting psyched for our SIGGRAPH talks!
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Good to see you were at the Dailies and not swayed by the free beer elsewhere! :)
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This is holy amazing wow.
Abstract. When sound hits an object, it causes small vibrations of the object's surface. We show how, using only high-speed video of the object, we can extract those minute vibrations and partially recover the sound that produced them, allowing us to turn everyday objects—a glass of water, ...
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Game of Thrones, Season 4 VFX Reel more on http://www.itsartmag.com
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It may yet, I guess we'll see after SIGGRAPH runs its course.
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The Last of Us wins 10 out of 12 nominated categories at the D.I.C.E. Interactive Achievement Awards: Animation, Art Direction, Visual Engineering, Innovation, Sound Design, Story, Character Performance, Game Direction, Best Adventure Game and overall Game of the Year!

Congrats, Dogs, I couldn't be more proud to be a part of this team!
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I feel you could've gotten more people onto that stage . :)  Seriously though, congratulations!
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Thanks to everyone who nominated me to do the ice water challenge. I'd like to nominate Kim Jong-un, Charmander, and that kid from Two and a Half Men. You have forty days and forty nights.
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Cool
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SIGGRAPH? This is why I really came to Vancouver. 
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I can send you a bottle Neilan... Didn't realize it wasn't available there.
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My first PS4 title! :D
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Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, coming 2015!
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Cant wait! Looks like I'll have to dig in and buy that PS4 pretty soon!
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BlizzCon tickets, boom. (Thanks to +Graeme Emslie)
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